Coconut oil can also be used in making organic toothpaste for a clean wash and fresh breathe. There is a lot to worry about when you use regular toothpaste, as they are made with chemicals that can pose a serious risk to your health. In this article, we will be sharing simple ways you can make your own coconut oil in your kitchen without the use of baking soda or any other toxic compound.
- Toothpaste contain SLS and other chemical compounds. - It is more cost-effective when you make your own toothpaste. - You are certain of the ingredients used and the production process.
Because baking soda is a gentle abrasive that helps to remove dirt and stains from the teeth.
Ingredients: – ½ cup of coconut oil – 4 teaspoon of Xylitol – 12-15 drops of peppermint oil – ½ teaspoon of cinnamon powder – ½ teaspoon of salt Directions: · Ensure that the coconut oil is as soft as possible. · Mix the half tablespoon of salt in 20ml of water to allow it dissolve. · Mix the entire ingredients together. · Store in a small glass jar. · To use, avoid dipping brush in a jar as this can encourage the spread of bacteria into the mix. · Ensure that the jar is tightly covered to prevent air and dirt from entering it.